Learning & Development Specialist at Atrium
San Francisco, CA, US
Atrium is the most client-centric law firm providing legal services and applications to fast-growing companies. Atrium has helped hundreds of companies with everything from drafting and reviewing commercial contracts to raising over $500M in new capital. We’re based in San Francisco and have $75.5M in funding from top investors including Andreessen Horowitz, General Catalyst, Y Combinator, SV Angel, Greylock, and more. Atrium aims to disrupt Big Law and the $160 billion corporate legal services market.
As Atrium’s first Learning & Development Specialist, you will have a unique opportunity to develop, train and ensure the professional development of our Practice Assistants & Paralegals. We have an exciting time ahead building Atrium’s L&D program and this role will play an integral part in growing a successful legal team. You will work cross functionally among various teams and hiring managers to create a learning environment that provides resources and tools to ensure success at Atrium.

What would you be doing?

    • Assist with the design and implementation of a training program for Practice Assistants and Junior Paralegals in the emerging company space
    • Design and implement training programs focused on enhancing the corporate skills of Paralegals across the firm
    • Prepare materials and present group and independent training sessions on basic corporate work
    • Provide training for a range of topics that are at the core of the day-to-functions of a Corporate Paralegal at Atrium- including but not limited to basic corporation structure, corporation formation, securities fillings, capitalizations, board and shareholder consents, etc.
    • Create supporting training documentation and videos
    • Identify training needs and work with manager and appropriate resources to develop and implement needed trainings and assessments
    • Work closely with Operations team to coordinate new hire onboarding and other training initiatives
    • Provide ongoing education courses to current Practice Assistants and Paralegals to ensure they are up to date on new rules and processes as well as educate them on new specializations throughout their practice
    • Host informal lunch & learns

What does success look like in this role?

    • 10+ years of recent corporate securities paralegal experience working in a startup practice
    • Experience handling all aspects of a startup client’s lifecycle including formations, board actions, stock options, and venture financings
    • Strong knowledge of California and Delaware corporate law, federal and state securities laws, option plan administration, venture capital finance and private company M&A experience
    • Prior experience training department support staff such as paralegal assistants and/or paralegals
    • Experience with various legal software is a plus
    • Having a positive and optimistic attitude!

What would you get from Atrium?

    • The rare opportunity to join one of the hottest SF startups with $65M in new funding. We're not just another legal tech company disrupting a traditional industry, we're transforming how legal services are provided!
    • Compensation and benefits competitive with Bay Area AmLaw 100 firms, includes equity in Atrium LTS
    • Catered lunch daily, Bevi machine, endless coffee, and snacks
    • A collaborative work environment where your input is highly valued
    • San Francisco office across from 4th & King CalTrain with large private patio and views of downtown